Category Archives: Philosophy

Space, Time and Perversion: Essays on the Politics of Bodies

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If you are offered representation and accept it, be sure to alert via email any agents who still are considering your manuscript that you’ve accepted representation elsewhere. Take separately or combine into an ongoing course. I personally agree with the final quote by Pollock: "as John Lennon has pointed out, 'Life is what happens while we are busy making other plans.' " 2. "The Dreams of Descartes: Notes on the Origins of Scientific Thinking" Alan R. One of the things that gave me this idea was that when I was in high school, because my name was McPhee, I sat next to a guy named Muller, and he was blind, and we got to know each other.

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Mother Time: Women, Aging, and Ethics

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I was wondering about that.) One story has it that humans are just containers. As students learn to write poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction, they collectively judge writing, selected art, and design the magazine. The military has developed its own complex evaluation, called the whole candidate score, to judge incoming cadets and predict which of them will survive the demands of West Point; it includes academic grades, a gauge of physical fitness, and a leadership potential score.

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Feminism/Postmodernism (Thinking gender)

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A really nice thing that happens is when people say, I never thought I’d be interested in that subject until I read your piece. So, if aliens are these same beings that were worshipped as gods in ancient times… • These aliens are capable of great wonders, such as levitation, paralysis, telepathy, unusual knowledge, healing and wounding, lights in the sky, multilinguality. I became a regular at CBGB, but I didn’t fully appreciate that it was a link in the New York chain. But still I'm confused about the exact meaning.

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Mother Tongues: Sexuality, Trials, Motherhood, Translation

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Hollandsworth, executive editor of Texas Monthly, chronicles the hunt for a vicious murderer who attacked women with axes, knives, and even steel rods. “Skip Hollandsworth has a bloodhound’s nose for a great tale,” writes Hampton Sides, author of Ghost Soldiers. “Through scrupulous research and a finely tuned sense of the gothic, Hollandsworth has brought this Texas-sized true-crime story, more than a century old, to vivid, chilling life on the page.” (Michael) Kill ‘Em and Leave by James McBride: A biography of James Brown, one of the great musical artists of the 20th century and among the most influential.

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Humanity, Freedom And Feminism (Applied Legal Philosophy)

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You know there are term holding especially of shoulder and then I that are also taking. While working on his Atomic Energy badge for the Boy Scouts, David’s attention turned to nuclear energy. Brooklyn, by Colm Tóibín (Scribner; 262 pages; $25). In short, in Bacon’s view the distempers impede genuine intellectual progress by beguiling talented thinkers into fruitless, illusory, or purely self-serving ventures. My own view is that it just does not follow from the truth of this that the brother has any right to any of the chocolates.

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Silenced Sexualities in Schools and Universities

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Next, a parent can �talk� back and forth with a son or daughter in college or to an elderly mother halfway across the world. But this seems to me to be a mistake, and perhaps the simplest way to show this is to bring out that while we must certainly grant that innocent persons have a right to life, the theses in (1) through (4) are all false. Yet, the power companies prevented him from making it available to the people, so that YOU keep on paying your Electricty Bills.

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Boys at Sea: Sodomy, Indecency, and Courts Martial in

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It�s so easy to understand what�s going on here that I found myself getting excited about a book on electricity. (Something I honestly never would have believed was possible.) No bells and whistles or cute characters can be found in Wired, just straightforward solid science. Two aspects that played a role in this were the sailors� health, particularly protecting them from scurvy, and the logistics required to get the food and beverages to where the men were stationed.

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Encountering the Transnational: Women, Islam and the

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A recent hotel on the Red Sea celebrated its opening by smashing alcohol bottles on camera. The introduction to this volume clearly states how the various combatants viewed the war. For the young writer, it’s like seeing islands in a river and there’s all this stuff you can get into—where do you go? For complete guidelines, go to www.42milespress.com. BHP Poetry Book, 94 Church St., Treadwell, NY 13846-4607. I began publishing these stories in outdoor and regional magazines and soon got my first book contract for At the Field’s End: Interviews with 22 Pacific Northwest Writers, a collection of interviews about the relation between art and landscape which appeared in 1987 and won the Washington State Governor’s Award and Pacific Northwest Bookseller’s Award.

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Intersecting Voices: Dilemmas of Gender, Political

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He spent four years on the research alone. Fleeing to France with Queen Henrietta Maria during the English Civil War, she later met and married William Cavendish in 1645. In The Examined Life: How We Lose and Find Ourselves ( public library ), psychoanalyst and University College London professor Stephen Grosz builds on more than 50,000 hours of conversation from his quarter-century experience as a practicing psychoanalyst to explore the machinery of our inner life, with insights that are invariably profound and often provocative — for instance, a section titled “How praise can cause a loss of confidence,” in which Grosz writes: Nowadays, we lavish praise on our children.

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In Broken Images: Feminist Tales for a Different Teacher

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These preferences aren’t about money: givers and takers aren’t distinguished by how much they donate to charity or the compensation that they command from their employers. There’s a mesmeric quality to her writing. This affects me as a writer, as a reader, as a moviegoer. After all, the point of a commune was to bridge work and home so as to make it possible to be “authentic” at all times. A fiction writer is feeling her way, feeling her way—it’s much more of a trial-and-error, exploratory thing.

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